Welcome to Innovation Station Child Development Center

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Ready to Become a Bright Horizons Parent?

Jacinta N., Daycare Center Director, Innovation Station Child Development Center, Alexandria, VA

Meet the Center Director

Jacinta Nickson

M-F: 7:45 a.m. to 5:45 p.m.
Enrollment Info: 877-624-4532
Phone: 571-255-4291

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Our Early Education Programs Offer More Than Daycare

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An exceptional place for your baby to thrive and grow

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An engaging world where toddlers learn and explore

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Where curious children become inspired and ready for school

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Kindergarten Prep

Preparing children for success in kindergarten and beyond

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Summer Program

A welcoming place for age-appropriate fun, friendships, and exploration

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Meet Our Teaching Team

Angela J., Daycare Teacher, Innovation Station Child Development Center, Alexandria, VA

Angela J.

I love teaching because: I am eager to play a role in the development of young children.

Teaching since: 2006

Nidal M., Daycare Associate Teacher, Innovation Station Child Development Center, Alexandria, VA

Nidal M.

I love teaching because: I like to see the children growing, learning, and building nurturing relationships with them.

Teaching since: 2005

Denita L., Daycare Associate Teacher, Innovation Station Child Development Center, Alexandria, VA

Denita L.

I love teaching because: I enjoy watching children master new skills.

Teaching since: 1996


Bringing Our Curriculum to Life

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Our NAEYC Accreditation

Bright Horizons is committed to 100% NAEYC (National Association for the Education of Young Children) accreditation for all of our eligible child care centers and preschools.

Why NAEYC? Based on a multi-step process of continuous evaluation and improvement, NAEYC accreditation is the most comprehensive in the field, ensuring that our programs are informed by research and demonstrate high-quality standards.

NAEYC accreditation is our commitment to families. It is one way we provide the very best care and education for young children. Bright Horizons goes beyond what a traditional daycare would offer in order to establish a strong foundation for success in school and life.


Upcoming Events for Families

Summer Explorations

June 30 | 8am-6pm

Join us for an action-packed summer! Rolling enrollment starts in March.